Ernesto Valverde

Everton target Mina ready for Barcelona stay

Mina ready to reject offers for Barcelona stay<p>Yerry Mina admits he has received offers but would prefer to stay at Barcelona and win over head coach …

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Chelsea stars Eden Hazard and Willian tell Barcelona they are open to move - report

Speculation surrounding Eden Hazard and Willian has moved up a notch this week and the latest update comes from Sport who reckon both players have …

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Barcelona prepare for US pre-season tour

Barcelona, July 20 (IANS) Barcelona continued their pre-season training regime on Friday ahead of a promotional tour of the United States at the end …

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Preparations continue

Training continued for the first team at the Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper. During the morning session on Thursday, the only one of the day, every …

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Chelsea Reject 2 Barcelona Bids for Willian as Blues Hold Out for €80m Asking Price

Barcelona have made Chelsea winger Willian a primary target in this transfer window, but they have already had two bids rejected according to reports …

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Barcelona sign Clement Lenglet from Sevilla

Barcelona confirmed on Thursday they have signed Clement Lenglet from Sevilla after paying the defender’s release clause of €35.9 million.<p>The …

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Technical meeting at the Ciutat Esportiva

The Ciutat Esportiva hosted a technical meeting this Thursday, which included coach <b>Ernesto Valverde</b>, sports manager <b>Pep Segura</b>, technical secretary</b> …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'The fans made Iniesta's farewell even more special'

<b>Ernesto Valverde</b> has praised <b>Andrés Iniesta</b> in his final press conference of the season. The manager believed the farewell was “very emotional and the …

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Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde explains decision to play Lionel Messi late against Sundowns

South African fans chanted Messi's name throughout the game until Valverde decided to introduce him with just 20 minutes to go<p>FC Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde has explained why Lionel Messi only featured in the final 20 minutes of their Nelson Mandela Centenary Cup win over Mamelodi Sundowns …

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Ernesto Valverde calls upon 18 players for Levante trip

Eighteen FC Barcelona players will be making Sunday’s trip to Levante for the team’s final road game of the year and second-to-last overall. Kickoff …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'Levante have some incredible numbers from the last few matches'

Ernesto Valverde praised the incredible streak of Paco López’s team towards the end of this season. "Levante have incredible numbers, with seven …

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Ziganda to leave Athletic Bilbao at end of season

BILBAO (Reuters) - Athletic Bilbao coach Jose “Cuco” Zidanda will leave at the end of the season after a disappointing campaign which has left them on course for their lowest La Liga finish in 11 seasons, the club said on Thursday.<p>“This situation causes us pain but the interests of the club are …

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Valverde talks up Dembele after Villarreal goals

Ernesto Valverde seemed impressed with Ousmane Dembele after he scored twice in Barcelona’s 5-1 win over Villarreal on Wednesday.Dembele set up the …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'Great test after all the noise of the Clásico'

“A great test after all the noise of the Clásico” was the way <b>Ernesto Valverde</b> described Wednesday night’s 5-1 defeat of <b>Villarreal</b> at the <b>Camp Nou</b>.<p>“We …

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Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde responds to claims Ousmane Dembele could join Liverpool on loan

Ernesto Valverde has knocked back claims that Ousmane Dembele will leave on loan for Liverpool.<p>The Barcelona manager told the media on Tuesday that …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'We want to maintain our level of play'

FC Barcelona manager <b>Ernesto Valverde</b>, who has led the team to the 8th domestic double in Club history this season, appeared at a news conference on …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'We made a great effort playing with a man less'

El Clásico ended in a 2-2 draw after a tough game, and at his post-match press conference, Ernesto Valverde valued the effort of his team despite …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'We've been extraordinary'

Barça boss <b>Ernesto Valverde</b> could only be happy after his side secured a league and cup double in his first season in charge, and that joy was …

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Ernesto Valverde: 'We want to win the title at Riazor'

Ernesto Valverde was excited at the prospect of winning the League title against Deportivo this Sunday, and as such, his press conference on Saturday …

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Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu provides an update on Ernesto Valverde’s future

With Barcelona on their way to yet another La Liga title many would expect that Ernesto Valverde’s job would be secure but reports suggest that he is …

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Barcelona President Assures Ernesto Valverde His Future Is Safe Following Exit Rumours

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has given his assurances to coach Ernesto Valverde, declaring that speculation over his future that emerged …

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FC Barcelona players celebrating the 30th Cup on the pitch | FC Barcelona

Do you want to experience the celebration of the Copa del Rey? The players of FC Barcelona recorded themselves on the pitch, and in the following …

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Ernesto Valverde is 6th blaugrana to win Copa del Rey both as player and coach

Barça’s 5-0 win over Sevilla was not only <b>Ernesto Valverde</b>’s first title since joining the Club last summer, it also allowed him to join a select …

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Barcelona should retain Ernesto Valverde for next season

Ernesto Valverde has reformed Barcelona, but to a mixed reception<p>The conversion from tiki-taka to a more direct style of football began in Luis …

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Report Claims Ernesto Valverde Considering Barcelona Future Despite Unbeaten La Liga Season

Despite being well on the way to securing the domestic double, Ernesto Valverde is having doubts over his future at Barcelona amid continuous issues …

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Valverde considering his Barca future - report

There’s been huge focus on Ernesto Valverde in the last few weeks with the Barcelona coach having come under huge criticism after the club’s exit …

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Ernesto Valverde's fourth cup win

<b>Ernesto Valverde</b> has won his fourth Cup. After the 5-0 victory against <b>Sevilla</b> at the Wanda Metropolitano, he has achieved his first title as a Barça …

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Copa del Rey: Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde hopes cup win will help make up for Champions League exit

<b>Barcelona:</b> Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde knows victory in Saturday's Copa del Rey final against Sevilla would go some small way towards making up …

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LIVE: Sevilla vs Barcelona

Ernesto Valverde looks to earn his first silverware as the Blaugrana boss in the final of the Copa del Rey - follow the action LIVE!<p><b>Click here for Sevilla vs Barcelona!</b>

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How Barcelona squad turned on boss Ernesto Valverde after shock Roma defeat

Barcelona's players were furious with boss Ernesto Valverde after the Catalan giants slumped to a shock Champions League defeat against Roma.<p>The …

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